This past week in one of my classes we were looking at possessive adjectives, which are exactly what you need to express ownership in German. Possessive adjectives are the: my, your, his, her etc.
When you see something that you want, you want it to be yours. Sometimes you want it to be someone else’s. Being able to express ownership in languages is important. Making sure that you telling your friend that your calling your wife and not his wife is equally important.
With this week being Valentine’s Day (Valentinstag) you’ll need to know these two phrases in which we use possessive adjectives: “Willst du mein Valentin seine?” and “Sei mein Valentin.”
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